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Emirates strikes deal with JetBlue

Emirates strikes deal with JetBlue

16 November 2010 Airline News

Emirates Airline has struck an interline agreement with JetBlue Airways which will see travellers offered seamless connections to cities across the globe via New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. Over the next few days, customers will be able to purchase joint Emirates-JetBlue itineraries via the GDS, online travel agencies, and by calling Emirates reservations.

Slater considers possible plea bargain

Slater considers possible plea bargain

8 September 2010 Airline News

Former JetBlue employee Steve Slater will undergo a mental health evaluation in the United States with a view to a possible plea bargain. Mr Slater – who shot to fame last month following his dramatic exit from an aircraft – will be assessed for an alternative sentencing program, and could face community service or counselling instead of jail.

US airline labour unions given boost

US airline labour unions given boost

11 May 2010 Airline News

The National Mediation Board has offered a significant boost to unions in the United States, following an amendment to the Railway Labour Act. Airlines – including Delta, JetBlue and AirTran – are now bracing for a wave of industrial unrest, as unions assess the impact of the change.

US Airways ends United Airlines merger talks

US Airways ends United Airlines merger talks

23 April 2010 Airline News

In what has been a turbulent week for aviation in the United States, US Airways has called off merger talks with United Airlines. American and Continental airlines both reported financial losses, while transportation secretary Ray LaHood also confirmed new limits to tarmac waiting times would come into force.

American Airlines and JetBlue Airways sign agreement to collaborate at Key East Coast Gateways

American Airlines and JetBlue Airways sign agreement to collaborate at Key East Coast Gateways

31 March 2010 Press Release Airline News

American Airlines and JetBlue Airways today announced an agreement for commercial collaboration that will offer JetBlue customers simple connections to American’s international flights from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Boston’s Logan International Airport, where JetBlue is the largest domestic airline, and offer American’s customers convenient nonstop domestic flight options on JetBlue from those markets.

JetBlue to waive change fees and fare differences

15 March 2010 Press Release Airline News

JetBlue Airways Corporation will waive change fees and fare differences to allow customers booked to travel to, from or through New York metro airports (JFK, LaGuardia, Newark, Newburgh or White Plains) on Saturday, Mar. 13

JetBlue Airways celebrates 10th anniversary

12 February 2010 Press Release Airline News

New York’s hometown value airline JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today celebrates its 10th anniversary with a special Airbus A320 aircraft, featuring a unique 10-themed livery to signify the carrier’s entry into its second decade.